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Bono

Cover Profile:
Bono

 

 

Big Gift:
Kenneth and Elaine Langone

Pledging the largest single gift to Bucknell University to benefit financial aid.

 

First Person:
Jason Chandler

Mobilizing private wealth for public good.

Laurie Michaels

Whether it’s an “Oops” or an “Oh, My God” moment, Dr. Laurie Michaels is there to save the day.

Yehuda Kahane

Yehuda Kahane believes the insurance and pension industry can save the world.


Kerry Kennedy

Human rights activist Kerry Kennedy has spent more than 35 years fighting for the rights of people around the world, and continues to believe things will get better.

John Tidmarsh

John Tidmarsh is lighting the way to impact investment in the developing world.


Simone Friedman

A single event inspired Simone Friedman to take an active role in the world of philanthropy and social impact.

Jay Lipman

Jay Lipman has an “ethical” approach to sustainable investing.


Jeff Greene

Jeff Greene’s journey from busboy to real estate mogul turned philanthropist.

Rachel Cohen Gerrol

Rachel Cohen Gerrol bridges the communities of wealth and social entrepreneurship.


Cynthia Wu

Cynthia Wu’s family business was already a success, but when she became executive director of its charitable foundation, philanthropy skyrocketed.

Angela Homsi

Angela Homsi wants to brighten up Africa.


Peter Samuelson

Producer Peter Samuelson has been a voice for children’s advocacy since the 1980s.


Events

eventThe Met Gala

eventHot Pink Party

eventMoMA’s Party in the Garden

eventNational Night of Laughter
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UpFront

Buffett donates over $3 billion

Warren Buffett is donating $3.17 billion in shares of his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway, to various nonprofit organizations

Michael Bloomberg pledges $15 million to climate change

Michael Bloomberg has made a recent pledge through his foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, of up to $15 million to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which is at risk of losing funding from the United States as a result of the country’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement.

Jeff Bezos turns to Twitter for philanthropic ideas

Jeff Bezos used social media platform Twitter to ask users for philanthropic ideas that can help others right away.

Zuckerbergs fund Human Cell Atlas

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will be funding and collaborating with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, the University of California, Santa Cruz, and the European Bioinformatics Institute to develop a data coordination platform for the Human Cell Atlas to make it a reality

Paul Allen gives $30 million to fight homelessness

Paul Allen will give $30 million to fund a permanent housing solution for up to 100 low-income and homeless families in Seattle.

In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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